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EXERCISE SCIENCE - Requirements

To receive the BS degree in exercise science, students must meet the following requirements (in addition to the general education requirements) prior to the internship experience.
 
Complete the following courses with a grade of "C" or better:

MAJOR COURSE REQUIREMENTS  (48 HOURS)
EXSC 213 Injury Prevention and Emergency Management 4 credits
BIOL 215 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4 credits
BIOL 216 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4 credits 
EXSC 240 Fitness Testing 4 credits 
EXSC 250 Strength Training Tech & Program Design 4 credits
EXSC 295 Fitness Instructions 4 credits 
EXSC 300 Health-Fitness Programs & Professions 4 credits 
HLTH 317 Nutrition, Health & Human Performance 4 credits 
EXSC 333 Kinesiology 4 credits 
EXSC 344 Exercise Physiology 4 credits 
EXSC 462 Exercise Physiology and Special Populations 4 credits 
EXSC 472 Stress Testing & Exercise Prescription 4 credits 
PROFESSIONAL SEMESTER  (12 HOURS)

A student is eligible for the professional semester after he/she
1. completes all core courses
2. obtains and shows current Community CPR certification

EXSC 479 Internship in Exercise Science (PDF) 10 credits 
EXSC 480  Exercise Science Credentialing 2 credits